Kyushu University

Inamori Frontier Program

2024-03-18 (Asia/Tokyo)
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About Inamori Frontier Program 

This year, Kyushu University will implement the "Inamori Frontier Program" to attract world-class young researchers of exceptional quality. This Program invests in the recruitment and development of outstanding human resources through the Institute for Advanced Study. We seek highly talented young researchers at the frontier of their field, who will develop radically original and ambitious projects as independent principal investigators in any research area, from the humanities and social sciences to the natural sciences. 

The Inamori Frontier Program Fellows will be employed with exceptionally high salaries as Associate Professors of the Institute for Advanced Study, and will be offered maximal support, budget, and time to devote themselves completely to research. 

Job Summary 

Position 

Associate Professor (full-time) 

Required Qualifications 

(1) Young researchers who can carry out independent research activities as independent PI, regardless of research fields. 

(2) Possess a Ph.D., regardless of academic discipline, at the time of taking up employment at the University. 

Number of Hires 

Up to 5 persons 

Term of Employment 

Five years from the date of hiring in principle (fixed term)

Locations 

・Ito Campus : 744 Motooka Nishi-ku, Fukuoka, Japan 819-0395 

・Chikushi Campus : 6-1 Kasuga-koen Kasuga-Shi, Fukuoka, Japan 816-8580 

・Ohashi Campus : 4-9-1 Shiobaru Minami-ku, Fukuoka, Japan 815-8540 

・Hospital Campus : 3-1-1 Maidashi Higashi-ku, Fukuoka, Japan 812-8582 

Required Documents 

(1) Application Document 1. (in specified format, Excel file)

(2) Application Document 2. (in any format, PDF file)

(3) Resume (Affix photo. Include academic and career history. Any format, PDF file)

(4) Up to five offprints of major papers and books (copies and reprints accepted, PDF files. For books, also attach summaries of each (up to 400 characters, any format))

* For information on submission methods and deadlines, please refer to the "How to Submit Documents & Submission Deadline" section of the Application Guidelines.

* Application Document 1 and 2 must be completed in accordance with “Instructions for Completing Application Documents”.

*Please download these documents from the following website. 

https://ias.kyushu-u.ac.jp/en/recruits/

Application Deadline 

5:00 p.m. on March 18 (Mon), 2024 (Japan time, strictly observed)

* Before application, advance registration is required by 5:00 p.m. on March 11 (Mon), 2024 (Japan time, strictly observed). For details, please refer to the "How to Submit Documents & Submission Deadline" section of the Application Guidelines.

Campus information 

Visit our official website at https://www.kyushu-u.ac.jp/en/campus/

Contact Information 

If you have any questions, please email to Inamori Frontier Program Recruiting Team (inamorifp@jimu.kyushu-u.ac.jp). 

Job details

Title
Inamori Frontier Program
Location
744 Motooka Nishi-ku Fukuoka, Japan
Published
2024-02-01
Application deadline
2024-03-18 17:00 (Asia/Tokyo)
2024-03-18 09:00 (CET)
Field
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Founded in 1911, Kyushu University is a leading research-oriented institute of higher education in Fukuoka.

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